Blake Medical Center

65%

Patients that would definitely recommend
5% lower than the national average

Awards

Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, carotid surgery, and peripheral vascular bypass surgery

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgery, spinal fusion, hip fracture treatment, hip replacement, and total knee replacement

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in gynecological surgery

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

An event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

1 rating was better than expected

  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

12 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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Hospital Quality

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Data Source

Patient Experience

Patient experience measures tell you how patients felt about the care they received at the hospital. These measures are based on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

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65%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% lower than the national average

65%

Would definitely recommend
5% lower than the national average

Blake Medical Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

Percent of patients who said that doctors always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%74%81%

Communication with nurses

Percent of patients who said that nurses always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%74%78%

Communication about medicines

Percent of patients who said that staff always explained medicines before giving them to patients

100%50%0%61%63%

Discharge Information

Percent of patients who said they were given information about recovering at home

100%50%0%83%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

Percent of patients who said they always received help quickly from hospital staff

100%50%0%61%66%

Blake Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

Percent of patients who said the area around their rooms was always kept quiet at night

100%50%0%44%60%

Cleanliness

Percent of patients who said their room and bathroom were always kept clean

100%50%0%67%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Kathy Valente May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Rodriguez-Mendo

Very organized, detailed, and complete. I’m glad I found him.

Bill Owens May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Bearison

I have been a patient of Dr. Roddenberry's for several years and have always been satisfied with my treatment and the Dr's professionalism. He is kind and seems to really care.

Jackie Cate May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Roddenberry

He is a fabulous doctor. He always tries to find what will help me best. He listens and really takes an interest in his patients. You will never feel rushed.

Chelsea Towne May 17 2020

Review for Daniel Ober

He is always wonderful. Talks and listens to his patients. Treats us like we matter.

Shelley May 17 2020

Review for Daniel Ober

Great doctor. Knowledgeable, attentive and knows when to refer to a specialist. As a nurse, I trust Dr Rodriguez.

Susan D May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Rodriguez-Mendo

George May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Cabrera

Dr. Guzman is the best doctor I have had in my 68 years of life. He is knowledgeable, congenial, and always listens fully and responds to any questions I may have. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND him if you are looking for a really good and caring doctor.

Jo-Anne McLaughlin May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Guzman

As always when I see Dr. Guzman it is a good experience.The receptionist is nice. I ;ove his nurse! Dr Guzman always is very knowledgable about any pain or sickness I have.

Shawn Wheaton May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Guzman

Great doctors they seem to genuinely care good staff

Wayne wallace May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Zdancewicz

To meet my PCP for the first time. I was quite impress with Dr. Rodrigues both personally & professionally. I’m glad I chose him as my primary care physician.

John T. Miles May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Rodriguez

Dr Jimenez is always very thorough and takes time to answer your questions

Dolores Almond May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Rodriguez

Dr Michael C Burnette is an excellent rheumatologist. I highly recommend

Sharon D. May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Burnette

Dr. Rodriguez always does a thorough and professional job. He always sees me if an issue arises other than a routine visit. I recommend Dr. Rodriguez unconditionally!

Orville T. McCormac May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Rodriguez-Mendo

Dr. Birbeck is the best doctor I have encountered. She really takes the time to listen and understand your situation. The office staff is welcoming and kind. Can’t wait to go back!

Laurel Schaaf May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Birbeck

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Bundschu

Chili Hyde May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Mamus

Quick, on time

May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Rodriguez-Mendo

My visit was very professional. The staff was very attentive and Dr. Esparza was very informative. I'm very happy that my PCP recommended him to me

T.Orth May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Esparza

For years I’ve been looking for a good doctor, someone who truly likes to help people and provide excellent service. The search is over, Carlos Rodriguez it’s a great Doctor and even a better human being. He took the time to listen to my concerns and went above and beyond to help me out.

Miguel Chacon May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Rodriguez-Mendo

Jim Akin May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Bearison

May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Bearison

Dr. Van Der Wall is personable, cautious but courageous in her treatment, persistent in researching a problem, and genuinely interested in her patients. Working with her office is generally easy and with her is delightful.

Ron Quick May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Van Der Wall

Karen S. May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Pennebacker

The whole team really take an interest to make sure your experience is the best it can be. Dr. Wright goes for natural results which was very important to me. They checked on me often and really care about their patients. Go for a consultation and you will see...

P Lind May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Wright

Multiple visits; over multiple years; excellent care giver

James Sullivan May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Kosfeld

Worst ever. Felt belittle and rushed and discriminated. Very impatient and rude.

May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Super

A very kind Dr.. very attentive and informative...Very grateful he is my Dr

Barbara Rice May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Degroat

Dr. Bearison has been our friends and entire family's physician for many years. His care has always been stellar and he goes above and beyond for our health.

May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Bearison

Robert T Monica May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Simmons

Dr Grace is punctual and very professional.

May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Grace

Cotys May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Dermarkarian

Dr.is very professional. Listens to my concerns. Does not rush me.

Ramon May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Crager

I have a family emergency which requires us to return to MN for 10 - 12 days. I will know more accurately as we see what is going on. Please cancel my May appointment; I will reschedule for June. Blessings! Judy Beriou

Judy Beriou May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Infante

Alway a pleasure to see him. Friendly, receptive and displays a level of compassion.

May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Rodriguez-Mendo

She is wonderful and caring. Always there when you need her.

Jeannine May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Jothivijayarani

Randy R May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Gonzalez

Kind and considerate Dr and staff. Very thorough..Definitely has the patients interests at heart.

Barbara Rice May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Crager

New MD visit, Annual Medicare Wellness visit, and annual update on lab tests.

David May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Bearison

Punctual, efficient, knowledgeable, understanding.

Alexander L Kirkpatrick May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Rodriguez-Mendo

Visited Dr. Bearison as a follow up to an urgent care visit for otitis. Dr. Bearison has been taking care of my husband and I for about 20 years and we drive from Riverview to see him. I am grateful to be able to continue under his care.

May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Bearison

Kristen Gambone May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Guzman

I was really pleased when my primary Dr. refered me to Dr. Sundburg. She had taken great care of my wife in the past and you can tell that she really cares about her patients.

David Billa May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Sundberg

William May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Allen

Seamless and great

Patrick Cahill Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Rodriguez

Tonya Kramer Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Oganisyan

Office very clean. Staff is very nice. Dr. Divita is a great doctor. Very thorough.

Staci Beasley Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Divita

Very caring professional make you feel comfortable ..

Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Bearison

Waits until I get here to tell me that they don't except my insurance why they wouldn't check before I drove 30 minutes to come here to be told sorry we can't help you!

Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Birbeck

I have always been able to get a quick appointment, even same day, he and his staff consistently give excellent service with a smile. love my Dr. Rodriguez. :)

Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Rodriguez-Mendo

Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Malik

Dr. McKinley is so kind and caring, he always greets you by name and with a smile on his face. Everything we expect in our physician and I would recommend him to any family or friends.

Sherrie Lynn Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. McKinley

Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Connolly

Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Crager

David Piver Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Gonzalez

Dr Divita is always caring and thoughtful in his diagnosis.

Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Divita

wrick Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Mardones

Dr. Bearison is efficient and kind. He resolved my problem with a medical supply company. Because of Dr. Bearison's exam & intervention on my behalf I now receive the necessary meds.

Apr 26 2020

Review for Dr. Bearison

Apr 26 2020

Review for Dr. Cabrera

Had a nice appointment with Dr Bearison very polite and concern Will do a follow up after blood/ lab work done

Carolyn Badamo Apr 26 2020

Review for Dr. Bearison

Don Barrett Apr 26 2020

Review for Dr. Guzman

Exceptional care provider!

Thomas Waples Apr 25 2020

Review for Daniel Ober

Jim Gregory Apr 25 2020

Review for Dr. Divita

Apr 25 2020

Review for Dr. Divita

Knowledgeable and a pleasure to deal with.

Apr 25 2020

Review for Dr. McKinley

Tatiana takes all the time needed to thoroughly cover all of my questions & concerns

Apr 25 2020

Review for Tatiana Clark

Daniel was so nice. He gave me Meds. to cure my problem. Helped a lot. I would recommend him any time.

Apr 24 2020

Review for Daniel Ober

Gary Grimes Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Tomeo

Dr. Mehanny was very professional and nice and spent time with me to see how everything was going. I would highly recommend him to anyone seeking a cardiologist.

Chris Duff Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Mehanny

Barbara Keen Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. McKinley

Excellent Doctor and team.

Jack Trabue Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Ortstadt

Margrit Layh Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Mardones

Torn Achilles’ tendon in half and Dr Devita’s office made sure I was in to see the Dr the same day!!!!! The office was very professional and took great care of me. Awesome to know that when I needed their helipad they were there. Thanks so much

Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Divita

A great doctor who seems genuinely interested in his patients and takes the time to answer all my questions.

Brian Coleman Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Crager

Carlo F. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Sundberg

Dr. Guzman is a great listener and I am glad to have him back as my GP.

Larry Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Guzman

I got Psoriasis 42 years ago. I have been fighting Psoriatic Arthritis for 30 plus years. Dr. Craiger has helped me get very expensive medicines, and balanced me with another medicine, making my life bearable. He calls to check on me between visits

tony spivey Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Crager

I recently had my first visit after a referral from my GP. The doctor was knowledgeable and helped explain a recent MRI analysis I couldn't understand on my own. He also explained the causes and potential treatment for my essential tremors condition.

Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Esparza

Ginger Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Bhullar

I had a 9:00am appt with Dan Ober, my breathing was challenged and I was scared. He recommended I go to the ER where I was treated in this unusually difficult time. Dan Ober knows my history and he knew exactly where to send me. Thankyou Dan. Deborah

Apr 22 2020

Review for Daniel Ober

Friendly staff, first visit - impressed w Dr Guzman. Very attentive and listened to my concerns.

Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Guzman

Susan Witkowski Apr 21 2020

Review for Dr. Pennebacker

Absolutely love Dr. Nair she cares about her patients and is great at what she does!

rebekah Apr 21 2020

Review for Dr. Nair

It is always a pleasure to see Tatania. She is so loving and caring and does a thorough job of examing and treating my husband. We just love this remarkable lady.

Kathleen Hedden Apr 19 2020

Review for Tatiana Clark

The doctor answered all of my questions and used heart models to ensure my understanding. He was thorough and very pleasant.

Apr 18 2020

Review for Dr. Friedman

I feel that my doctor really takes the time to listen to my health issues. She genuinely cares about you and wants to make sure you get the best possible care. I’m so thankful for her and the great staff .

Sonya Apr 18 2020

Review for Dr. Ahmed

Nice doctor who knows his stuff. Always friendly staff.

Apr 17 2020

Review for Dr. Connolly

Dr.Z continues to impress me with her warm and professional care She is an outstanding example of what exceptional medical service should look like. I am sincerely thankful.

Gilbert R Green Colonel US ARMY-RET Apr 16 2020

Review for Dr. Zdancewicz

Dr. Guzman is the best. He is patient, kind and explains everything to me in real people language.

Leslie S Apr 16 2020

Review for Dr. Guzman

She has saved my life more than once. Beautiful Spirit and wonderful compassionate care from the heart. She truly wants the best care for you.

Sonja Owens Apr 16 2020

Review for Dr. Jothivijayarani

Dr. Jothivijayarani is one of the finest women I’ve ever known. She is brilliant, compassionate and extraordinarily talented physician. Her practice is accessible and outstanding.

Apr 16 2020

Review for Dr. Jothivijayarani

Nurse Clark is an outstanding nurse practitioner. She is knowledgeable, caring and supportive. She is always willing to go above and beyond to provide the best possible care to her patients. Whether your are talking about receptionists, nurses or providers; the office is a comfortable place to be.

Christopher Devno Apr 15 2020

Review for Tatiana Clark

I leftan honest and concerning review that people need to know before going here. Funny mine is not on his reviews.

Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Ortstadt

This was a follow-up visit. Dr. Andrew Guzman is a very patient doctor in answers questions to where you can understand it

Clara A OBrien Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Guzman

This was my first visit. The doctor was knowledgeable and provided good information. I look forward to where we go from here on subsequent health issues

Timothy Foor Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Bearison

S. Flavin Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Sundberg

Location

Blake Medical Center

2020 59th St W, Bradenton, FL 34209